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on the situation in sudan. after that, timothy diner takes place in a discussion on u.s.- india trade relations. then a conversation with the texas governor rick perry. >> this fourth of july weekend on american history tv on c-span 3 will visit the smithsonian to learn about day expedition to circumnavigate the globe and the treasure that they found, 40 specimens which became the foundation for the smithsonian. laura bush on her time in the white house planning her part -- husband's library. and her memoir. then a panel including mike mccurry discussing jfk's relationship with the press. it the complete schedule as c- span.org. >> he says he is optimistic that sudan is on track to become an independent state in july 9. the obama ministration warned sudan that it continue to block humanitarian aid from landing, it could risk relations with the u.s. this briefing is just under 20 minutes. we touched upon various issues which focused on the economic and financial partnership opportunities between our two countries. while many industrial speakers, government speakers, regulators, institutions air
to go to the religious authority to get sanction. in india, you are ton sand if -- sanity if id by a brahman. that's what we mean by rule of law. the only world civilization that did not have rule of law is china. the reason, they never had a central religion. it's amazing to think they got primitive because of a religion. you only have to worship your ancestors. there's really no authority that comes from that. it was completely controlled by the state. no chinese emperor has ever felt there's a higher source of law to obey. that continues to the present day. the chinese party does a constitution. they make the constitution. the constitution doesn't limit what they want to do. in the west, rule of law develops very early and very powerfully. one the heros in my book, the classic all like the reformation. i like the catholic church in a couple of important historical respects. in terms of the rule of law, the church was extremely important. in the post period, in the early middle ages, bishops and priest could marry and vice president children. they all ought to turn the benefit
a short-term extension of the borrowing limit. >>> mumbai, india is on high alert after coordinated terror attacks last night. three bombs exploded within just minutes of each other leaving at least 17 dead and more than 130 injured. it is the worst terrorist attack in india since the mumbai siege in 2008 that killed 166 people. >>> police in prince george's county are questioning two people in connection with a homicide in bowie. officers were called to livingstone and defer drive after -- derev drive aft shooting. police say the victim was targeted so far no word on a motive. >>> we're getting a look at a group of thieves in action now. this is all on surveillance video. suspects ripping off a motorcycle in just minutes. police say the thieves stole two motorcycles in the past week from the same alexandria parking garage. fox 5's bob barnard has more. >> reporter: he's an it guy for the defense department and now he's a two-time victim of motorcycle thieves. last friday night his prized possession, this year old $10,000 honda sport motorcycle was stole frn this parking garage -- stolen f
india's financial capital, and the strings go straight back to afghanistan and pakistan. that's coming up. [ male announcer ] at nissan, we test the altima's durability on a track that simulates the world's toughest roads. ♪ [ tires screeching ] ♪ if it can survive this drive... ♪ it can survive yours. the nissan altima. innovation that lasts. innovation for all. ♪ there's another way to minimize litter box odor: purina tidy cats. tidy cats premium line of litters now works harder to help neutralize odors in multiple-cat homes. and our improved formula also helps eliminate dust. so it's easier than ever to keep your house smelling just the way you want it. purina tidy cats. keep your home smelling like home. >>> well, flash point in india, tensions rising syria as well, 21 dead, 100 blood yesterday after a coordinated attack in mumbai. a mass set of confusion this hour to who's to blame. police looking into the indian mujahedeen. also a suspicion on militant grew ups that led a sewage in '08. today three blasts hit during the rush hour, just days after the seven-year anniversar
away -- tragedy strikes a family of five at a popular picnic spot in india. >>> and howling haboob, a giant wall of dust roars through phoenix for the second time in two weeks. >>> good morning, i'm lynn berry, those stories and more are straight ahead on "first look." this is msnbc. >>> and we begin this morning with london calling. news corp chief, ruprd murdoch, his son and former chief executive, rebekah brooks, will face some tough questioning, appearing before lawmakers this morning, this as the developments in the growing phone hacking scandal seem to be changing by the hour. nbc's jim maceda is live for us in london outside parliment with details. jim, good morning. >> good morning, lynn. well all eyes will definitely be on a small room inside that building behind me, the mother of parliament it's called here. just big enough for 40 or so spectators, but there will be overflow rooms with television sets. this is really must-see tv today in great britain and for many other places. certainly the united states, which is why there's so much media here today as well. as one brit
as both paranoid unplug and india centric. no we have a region where we will live long after the americans security concern du jour has passed. we know that from fact. we know it from the cold war. we were the country that provided the intelligence base from which france took off for its mission over the soviet union and got shot down. only to have the soviet union threaten us with retaliation because we have a base in pakistan. without there being any american commitment actually to be there to protect us against that retaliation if that occurred. those are pieces of history. so many times those of you have had me. >> know this is my little clicÉe but i'm going to repeat it anyway because sometimes clichÉs are good and that is americans do a lot of things very well. america is a great nation which has contributed immensely to human progress, the idea of liberty and the idea freedom and the idea of democracy modern capitalism and globalization and everything and then of course more than any other nation in at least a 200 years. there is one thing americans don't do. two things americans
train in northern india. at least 67 people died and more than 100 were injured when an express train left the tracks. the conductor reportedly slammed on the emergency brakes to avoid hitting cattle that had wandered onto the tracks. the train was doing 60 miles per hour when it derailed. india's rail system is one of the largest in the world, carrying some 14 million passengers a year. >>> dozens of children are among the nearly 100 who are missing after an overloaded cruise boat sank on the volga river in russia. so far nine are confirmed dead. 80 have been pulled out of the water. the cruise boat was carrying 185 people for a scenic trip on the volga when the boat went down sunday. that boat was only certified to carry 120 people. the water is 65 feet deep in the area where the boat sank. the cause is still under investigation. >>> funeral services for former first lady betty ford will begin tomorrow in california and will end with her burial in michigan on thursday. the wife of former president gerald r. ford died friday at the age of 93. there will be a funeral service tomorrow
virginia students' population are foreign. the majority, some 90%, are from india, here on student visas. many say they came here in good faith and are worried they may have to go home without their degrees. with local and international media in tow, student advocates tried to confront university of northern virginia officials. only to be rebuffed. >> i've been told you're not allowed to be here. >> reporter: on thursday, dozens of immigration and customs enforcement agents raided the university's offices, carrying off boxes of documents. today, students rushed to campus to find answers. >> we went to classes today, the doors were locked and the teacher told us to come and get any information we can get. >> reporter: according to i.c.e., unva cannot accept any foreign students while the federal agency investigates. the raid was precipitated by possible problems with the student exchange visitors program. the university was served with a notice that unva's authorization to admit foreign students has been revoked. university officials say they're cooperating and have nothing to hide. but r
in 2008 that claimed the lives of 166 people. india's home minister said the timing of today's blasted pointed to a terrorist attack. >> the blasts occurred about 6:45 p.m. within minutes of each other. therefore, we infer that this was a coordinated attack by terrorists. >> reporter: mumbai has been on edge since the november 2008 siege. last march, police said they prevented a major terror attack aimed at hitting several targets in the city. the state's chief minister called today's bombings another attack on the heart of india. kurt gregory, nbc news. >>> some thunderstorms rolled through the area today. they came hard and they came fast. a tree was knocked down on to a car in southeast washington. it happened about 3:30 this afternoon on massachusetts avenue. witnesses say it was a miracle that the woman driving that car wasn't injured. doug is up in the weather center now with what we can expect to come. doug? >> right now, jim, those storms are making their way well south and east of our area and continue to move south and east. still a few showers and storms left over. but somet
in india. at least 67 people died and more than 100 were injured when a train left the tracks yesterday afternoon. the conductor reportedly slammed on the emergency brakes to save cattle that were wandering onto the tracks in northern india. the train was traveling at 60 miles an hour when it derailed. india's rail system is one of the largest in the world, carrying about 14 million passengers a year. >>> dozens of children are among the nearly 100 who are missing after an overloaded cruise boat sank on the volga river in russia. so far nine are confirmed dead and 80 have been pulled from the water. the two-deck cruise boat was carrying 185 people on a scenic trip along the volga river when it went down on sunday. the boat was only certified to carry 120 people. the water is about 65 feet deep in that area. the cause of the accident is still under investigation. >>> today a texas man will be laid to rest after falling to his death at a baseball game. shannon stone will be buried in his hometown of brownwood, texas. he fell over an outfield railing trying to catch a souvenir baseball for
are very concerned about two things. they feel a threat from india. they're worried about the indians having influence in afghanistan. there are some elements within pakistan that use these insurgents in afghanistan as sort of a check on india's power there. they don't like this idea of this rival india having influence on the other side of the border. the other thing they worry about is going into the tribal regions, by doing so they kick up a hornet's nest and then those people start to make attacks in places where people really care. you can liken to a very rural part in alaska, there would be a difference between something happening there and something happening in the heart of times square manhattan. that's sort of the pakistani perspective on that, wolf. >> a juror in the casey anthony breaking her silence about the verdict and the threat shs he's getting from it. and president obama's re-election campaigns in a record breaking pile of cash. we're following the money. there's bugs, leaves, lint, crud. you'll be breathing that. i do believe it's part of a locust. make sure your a
india. >> who know what's they did with it. >> legislature called it an identity theft starter kit. >> and other identity theft experts are weighing in saying there is no report of any petition signature ever leaving -- leading to identity theft. probably because you only have to give your name and address. some are concerned it will scare voters from signing petitions. >> and hundreds turned out to pay tribute to marin county sheriff's county jim mathison, shot to death last week. they filled the marin veteran's memorial auditorium today. the nine-year veteran worked at the jail and county court house. his friends say he gave his all, every day. >> my wife... changed the minute i met jim mathison. for that i am great oofl if you needed a fence wilt, he built it fchl you needed a car washed, he'd wash it. he was just an absolute great all around guy. >> he was killed last week by a 28-year-old parole. he made threats against his former girlfriend and mathison, a friend of the family was trying to help, unarmed and off duty when shot. halloran shot to death moments later by a member
. japan's nikkei dropped 8/10. similar losses were seen in australia and in deya -- and india. >>> the debt showdown is forcing president obama to cancel several campaign fund- raisers. campaign officials say the president had to cancel two events planned for tonight at the nation's cap -- capitol. that's on top of two events this week, including one here in california. despite that, he's taking sometime some time off today to host the -- some time off today to host the san francisco giants. mr. obama will honor the work off the field in the community. the white house ceremony begins in just about an hour from now, at 1:00. >>> one day after same-sex marriages became legal in new york, a challenge to stop them. the legal action filed this morning. >>> and here is a live look outside. you can see some of the gray is clearing. rosemary's ahead with the heatup in the bay area forecast. >>> and a young surviver from a -- surviver from an accident cling to life. the long road ahead for thissed to already. -- for this toddler. honey...? [ mom ] yes. honey, i can't find my internet c
pipeline, iran-pakistan-india. the u.s. state department stood up and said, this is not going to happen. does it go through anyway as a litmus test? >> i think what was unfortunate is the problem between india and pakistan, that they didn't want -- on continuedian side to rely on the gas on going through pakistan. they thought maybe it should be offshore and so on. i think as far as iran and pakistan is concerned or the two are concerned, the deal is going quite a long way ahead on the iranian side. on the pakistani side there is so many announcements. of course, over 20 years, announcements are announcements, but they seem a bit more serious. >> pipeline politics indeed. it's become a major source of contention between lebanon and israel. they're warning israel to stay away from the country's energy resources but leaders of the hezbollah group calls on them for an energy exploration. maritime dispute over who owns what are escalating already heightened tensions between two countries. we take a special look. >> reporter: under the warm waters of the mediterranean may lie treasures yet u
during the evening rush hour. at least 21 people are dead. india's home minister says it was a coordinated terror attack. this marks the fourth major attack. president obama is promising america will stand with the people of india. >>> the president is still trying to strike a deal on the debt ceiling. but tonight, they are not making any progress. danielle nottingham has more. there is a lot at stake. >> it's the fourth straight day at the white house. democrats and republicans aren't budging. even as warnings about the looming deadline turn dire. >> clearly, if we went so far as to default on the dead, it would be a major crisis. >> both sides are fighting over spending cuts. republicans don't want tax increases. but democrats nns insist that has to be on the table. >> reporter: with talks at a standstill, republican senate leader mitch mcconnell showed unless congress blocks him. >> the gop admits it's a last resort. and is challenging the president to come up with something better. >> in the end, the white house gave us three choices, in exchange for a vote to incr
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with new hotel bid alerts, from priceline. >>> welcome backing to "american morning." all enemies of india possible suspect this morning after three bomb blasts rocked the country's largest city during rush hour yesterday. 18 people were killed. that's down from 21. and now yesterday, 131 are wounded. officials say these attacks were coordinated by terrorists. but there have been no arrests. india is denying that they were -- missed any warning signs. >> the fact the blasts took place within minutes of each other, separated by eight to ten minutes, shows that it was a coordinated terror attack. >> today's attack is the first in mumbai since the 2008 terror siege that left 164 people dead. >>> to a cnn exclusive. a cnn crew caught in the cross fire in libya. they p ended up in the middle of a battle for a town the rebels lost and then retook in a five-hour fire fight and are lucky they made it out thereof. take a look. >> you guys! wait! [ bleep ]. >> get in there! [ bleep ]. >> wait! wait! >> get in! >> wait! >> i'm in. >> okay. calm down. [ bleep ]. >> we are leaving this area. there's gu
property bubble. they take in this foreign investment every month when india takes in every year and still it only grows two percentage points faster than india. if you think about the quality of chinese growth it's not as impressive as it appears. massive investment. a huge number of airports, high speed rail. if you look at what you're getting out have -- of it in terms of return on investment, not as impressive. china has a huge problem. the u.n. came out with a report that pointed out that china is going to have a demographic clams over the next years. it is going to lose 400 million. there is no point in human history in which you've had a dominant power in the world that is also declining demographically. simply doesn't happen. if you want to see what a country in decline looks like look at japan and ask yourself how powerful is it? china's g.d.p. gets inflated because the cost of a haircut in beijing is less than one in toronto. but g.d.p. depends on foreign aid and oil and international investments and aircraft carriers and for all of that you need real hard currency and that adjus
the names and addresses on petitions were sent to other countries. including india. >> who know what is they did with it. >> that radio ad is from californians against identity theft. they are warning the public about -- keep some issues away from voters like antiunion measures. >> what you are being asked to sign is your name and address. for many people that is in the phone book already. >> the man behind the ads say they are designed to stop antiunion initiatives. >>> u.s. immigration immigrants have raid the the university of northern virginia. northern virginia is an unaccredited for profit college with mostly students from india. the school has 30 days to conform with federal rules over student visas. no one has been arrested. and northern virginia remains open. >>> last january immigration agents rated a school that had a similar business model. the government called trivalley university sham university. authorities accused schools admitting foreign students and collecting tuition while not requiring them to attend classes. the school was shut down over allegations of visa fra
to ben live from libya later. >>> india police say it is going to take more to pinpoint who is behind the triple bomb blast in mumbai. it killed 18 people. no intelligence is pointing to anything imminent. for now the minister says anything hostile to india is suspect. >>> don't give it another shot. today, the president, congressional leaders have been going back and forth on a debt ceiling increase for about a week now. the deadline is august 2nd. otherwise the u.s. may not be able to pay its bills. so far, little to show but ex as sper rags. eric cantor and then walked out of the talks. we're going to talk to the policy as well as the personality clash in a moment. >>> well, americans have a personal credit score and governments have a debt rating. moodys, one of three debt rating agencies is reviewing the u.s. rating for a possible downgrade. governments with lower ratings, just like people with lower credit scores, pay higher interest rates. >>> a section of a suspension bridge collapses in china. and a tour bus goes down with it. chinese news agencies say one person was killed.
assistance to countries like china and india to implement renewable energy programs. at a time when our nation is broke, and we are broke, why are we sending taxpayer money to our foreign competition? i urge support of this amendment. and i reserve the balance of my time. the chair: the gentleman reserves. the gentleman from indiana. mr. visclosky: i rise in opposition to the gentleman's amendment. the chair: the gentleman is recognized for five minutes. mr. visclosky: i would point out to my colleagues that the amendment, as stated by the gentleman, would eliminate all funding for the office of energy efficiency and renewable energy. the bill already includes a reduction of $491 million from the current-year level, which is a 25% cut. the debate relative to energy policy in this house not necessarily restricted to this amendment, talks about subsidies. but there are two parts to a federal budget. there are spending side issues and revenue and tax-side issues. i would hazard to guess, there isn't an energy source in the united states of america, be it coal, nuclear, gas, solar, wind, do
one of the sites this morning. take a look at the damage. police are still guarding that area. india's home affairs minister says it appears the bombs were made with ammonium my trait and -- nitrate and rigged with timers. hillary clinton plans to visit india next week despite the attacks. >> we condemn these acts of violence designed to promote fear and division. those who perpetrated them must know they cannot succeed. >> at least 130 other people were hurt in the attack. security cameras were reportedly in place where the three blasts occurred but it's not clear if they provided any information yet. >>> time now 5:46. a funeral service will be held tomorrow for the teenaged girl who died during a sleepover over the weekend in santa rosa. 14-year-old takami raul was remembered last night at this memorial at rencon valley middle school where she went to school. about 100 people showed up. they shared stories and mourned the loss of this young lady who died of what appears to be alcohol poisoning. >> what are our kids doing? how well do we really know our kids? have we had critical
today in india's west bengal province. at least one person was killed. india's railway system has a very bad safety record. just three weeks ago another train wreck killed more than 60 people. >>> there are reports of new ethnic violence in china in the northwestern city of kashi. the chinese state news agency reports an explosion killed three people, knifing killed seven more, and police apparently shot and killed four more people. there are long running ethnic tensions in the region between the uighur muslims and han chinese. >>> president barack obama is calling the situation in syria, quote, horrifying. government tanks stormed the city of hama today. syrian dissidents say at least 50 people were killed in hama and at least 21 other people were killed in other parts of the country. >>> some israelis are protesting the high cost of keeping a roof over their heads. demonstrators are camping out in tent cities right in the middle of major cities. as cnn's kevin flower reports, the government has taken notice. >> reporter: it looks like your standard campground. rows of pitched tents pro
it appeared most, if not all of the passengers were travelers from india. >>> right now there is also a crash investigation under way in dickerson, montgomery county. a car crashed and burst into flames along mt. ephraim road. the crash killed the driver. no one else was in the car. >>> police are asking for help from anyone who may have seen who shot a teen overnight. the 14-year-old was shot in the in neck near the intersection of stanton road and alabama southeast. the teen seems to have suffered a graze wound but is not cooperating with investigators. if you have any information about this incident, you are asked to call police. >>> this morning former editor of "news of the world" rebecca brooks is out of jail. meanwhile scotland yard's top cop resigned amid the phone hacking scandal in great britain. the head of the london police department, sir paul stevenson, resigned. he quit under intense pressure after it was revealed that scotland yard hired a former editor as a media consultant. that editor has also been arrested in connection with the scandal. >> i and the people who know me kno
, leaving a comment. heather: research for suspects going on in india right now, security forces are sifting through evidence from yesterday's triple bombing that rocked the country's financial capitol of mumbai. a top government minister says that investigators are looking into every known hostile group, but so far, no arrest. national correspondent catherine herridge is following this story from washington and has the very latest. >> reporter: this morning, indian officials say they have no claim of responsibility, they have no serious investigative leads, and also that there was no intelligence warning that the attack would take place. meanwhile u.s. officials here in washington described this attack as, quote, coordinated and bearing the hallmarks of a coughis saitd operation. they say muhajadeen is suspect but they are poorly organized and had help possibly from pakistani intelligence. >> with a dramatic attack like this obviously coordinated over three location, it took money and it took planning, and that always raises the speckter of the isi in pakistan. >> this morning, new evidence
there are no injuries. damage estimated india -- in the hundreds of thousands of dollars. firefighters are placing booms in the water to make sure that there's no fuel leaking around. reporting live in southeast jummy olabanji, abc 7 news. >>> we want to turn to our other top story. the heatwave that's coming our way. dangerously hot weather moving into our area this week. >> a heat index of 112th. some cities are feeling the effects of the brutal conditions already. brianne carter joins us now from the national mall with what we can expect here. >> good morning. we are feeling a little bits of debris is right now. you will want to enjoy that while last now. it will not last long. we will start to move into dangerous temperatures later in the week. already people across the country are feeling this heat wave. the system sitting over the midwest right now will start to make its way into our region. there's a heat advisory -- there are heat advisory and warnings in place in 17 states from texas to michigan. people are doing all they can to beat the heat. in oklahoma city on sunday, another day of 1
investigators, quote, i'm sorry for the hurt i've caused. >>> tensions are running high in india, after three bombs exploded in mumbai yesterday, killing at least 21, and injuring more than 100. bomb-sniffing dogs were checking bags and people as police investigators are still on the scene looking for evidence. this is the same area that was attacked by pakistani militants in 2008, where 166 people were killed. no group has claimed responsibility for this latest attack. >>> happening today, members of congress will join family members who lost loved ones in the 9/11 attacks. they will help stitch together an american flag that became tattered and worn following the september 11th attacks. the flag once hung at the construction site overlooking ground zero. it has since traveled around the country, getting one sketch after another in all 50 states. once finished the flag will hang in the national 9/11 memorial museum that is now under construction at ground zero. >>> police arrested a man trying to board a plane with more than a dozen knives. this happened at bwi airport last week. the baltimo
. this happened in india. the big cat lunging at locals and fort officials as they tried to drag him into a wildlife sanctuary. >> reporter: this is an adult male leopard. what happened is apparently these leopards have been known to stray into these villages looking for food. this leopard -- some of these pictures are kinds of graphic. this leopard was staring down the villagers for a short time. they were trying to herd this thing back into the wildlife sanctuary and the leopard attacked. the leopard lept at the villagers over the wall. they were using stones and knives and batons to beat back the cat. but the leopard just kept strike. 11 different villagers were clawed. finally someone -- you can hear the shots, someone shot the leopard with a tranquilizer gun. the cat died shortly thereafter from the knife wounds. look -- that's's amazing. you can see the cat, the left hand paw, there is blood right there. this man was mauled very badly. again the adult leopard that died. they are protected in india. this one clearly was life-threatening. amazing pictures out of bengal trying to
in mumbai, india. those numbers could go higher. please say all of the explosions occurred in crowded places as people were leaving work. india's home minister has just said the blasts were a coordinated attack guy terrorists. if that's confirmed. it will be the first terrorist attack on mumbai in 2008 when 166,000 people were killed. it it developing news in afghanistan. five french soldiers were killed in it that country. >>> :47. well, 7847. we've told you this before -- well, it's 8:47. 48-year-old catherine -- becker is accused of drugging and mutilating her husband. when police arrived at the condo yesterday afternoon police found becker's husband tied to the bed. they say she drugged her husband and caused him to pass out. >> and when he woke he felt that -- that he was already tied to the bed and his 2005 was over the top of him getting ready to cut off his jen tail it ya. and -- genitalia. it. >> now, she's accused of cutting off his genitalias and cut putting them it from the garbage disposal. she called 911 and tome police her husband deserved it. according to court documents, he
will tell you what they're saying. there has been a second terror attack in mumbai, india, three coordinated explosions today in the evening rush hour, that killed at least 21 people and wounded more than 100. officials believe the numbers will continue to climb. you'll recall mumbai was the site of with worst attack in 2008 which 166 people died. tonight on "special report," the president's most important numbers. not the approval numbers, the fundraising totals. they are taggerring. i will see you at 6:00 eastern. now back to "the five" in new york. ♪ ♪ >> greg: welcome back to "the five." the summer has turned to winter of hobos. i'm talking about berkeley. they are discussing a sit-lie, to ban sit and lying on concrete in work hours and it was based on a similar law in san francisco, but the word got out, and the protests erupted and everyone ran scared. so the ordinance would have cleared the street of dirt bag like me who clog sidewalks with aggressive panhandling but now since the protests scared off the opponents fearful students flock to places rather than risk being assaulted b
to the temples for the festival of india. the annual event promotes global harmony and unit. >>> the duke and duchess of cambridge are making their way across canada. we have the latest on their royal visit to north america. >>> the fourth of july and fireworks go hand in hand. we have tips to keep you safe wile you enjoy this holiday weekend. >>> duke and duchess of cambridge continue their royal tour of canada. despite demonstrations, it seemed to go off without a hitch. but they faced larger competition, big crowds turned up for the supporters. next up, a stop in prince edward island. they head to california, july 8th. >>> friends gathered in france to honor rock and roll icon jim morrison. hundreds met at his grave site in paris to mark 40 years since his passing. his former doors band members paid tribute to him by lighting candles at his grave site. fans say there was no better way to honor him. >> really someone special. i've never done anything like this before. we came all the way from england. this is the only reason we came here toda
derailed in the northern part of india. more than 150 were hurt. 16 cars of the train jumped the tracks. local residents had to help victims because police and government agencies took a long time to get to the scene. >> back in the washington area, montgomery county police are investigating a deadly pedestrian accident. the crash happened just before 1:00 a.m. in germantown. police say a lexus struck a young man walking on germantown road at aircraft drive. the driver remained at the scene. officers kept germantown road shut down in both directions while they looked into exactly what happened. >>> the hard deadline is three weeks from tomorrow. august 2nd is when the federal government will default on its loans if congress does not raise the debt ceiling. president obama may be hosting top lawmakers at the white house all week. as they try to reach a compro. rom capitol hill. good morning, surae. >> reporter: good morning to you, mike. the debt ceiling needs to be raised, a deal has to be reached on a spendening package and cutting the deficit and it should be done in ten days. that gi
fliz your world right now is that fatal attack in india. mumbai is on high alert after three separate explosions. it happened in a bustling part of the city during rush hour. at least 18 killed, more than 100 hurt. authorities haven't figured out who's responsible yet and noer terror group has come forward to claim responsibility. this is the first big attack on mumbai since the terrorist siege nearly three years ago. new delhi and calcutta are also on alert this morning. >>> rebel forces have retaken a village from moammar gadhafi's forces. ben wedeman and his crew got caught in the cross fire. they're okay. but before you're complaining about the day you're having today, take a look at this. >> wait, wait, wait. wait! >> okay, just calm down. >> we're cool. >> [ bleep ]. >> get down, get down! >> okay, we're leaving this area because there's gunfire all around us. we believe that gadhafi's forces are doing a round about movement. we are rushing out of this area. >> ben's seen a lot of stuff. you can see there's real concern on his face. ben and his crew are all okay. >>> let's get t
by the u.s. census bureau. using its international database, it projects india to be the most populace nation by the year 2050. take a look at this. they are expecting that india will have 1.6 billion people by 2050, that would make china number two, by the way. i'll show you what china is expected to look like. china would be number two, would be holding steady with about 1.3 billion people. where would the u.s. be? the united states, let me show you that, the united states would grow to about 423 million people by 2050. one of the biggest gains will be number four, this one i'm sure is going to surprise you, nigeria, likely to be the fourth most pew pew his country with 402 million people. look at ethiopia, caught my attention, will be, give that to you, will grow to about 278 million people. putting it into the top ten for the first time. now, those are gainers. let's look at losers. biggest loser, russia would drop from number nine right now to number 16, declining birth rates in that country, relatively low life expectancies to blame. it's just 62 years, by the way, life expectanc
attached to them. >> right. >>> also, coming up this morning the worst terror attack in india's biggest city in years. we're talking about investigators in mumbai. they say three coordinated bombings took place at the height of last night's rush hour. you see folks there scrambling to get help as this affected a lot of people. many dead and many injured. >> investigators still trying to figure out who was responsible for that horrific attack. >>> later this half hour, the sunday funnies. like you've never seen them before. in fact, this book right here, we'll get a history lesson on how your favorite comics have evolved over the years. lifting this is no laughing matter. >> no, it feels like i've gone to the gym here. it's about like 50 pounds. it's a huge book. >> a tome. >> they're saying comics could be kind of a dying breed. because papers are going by the wayside because they're very expensive and losing money. comics could be the next thing. no more "family circle." no more "doonesbury." >> what will we do without "calvin and hobbes"? >> i love "calvin and hobbes." >>> but first,
from developing countries which are america's friends such as india, bangladesh, the philippines and indonesia. the outcry in those countries would be loud and politically damaging. so long as the u.s.-led international community is unwilling to either intervene or engage on land in somalia, then the payment of ransom will remain the only way that hostages can be brought home. my final point that is if yemen was to fail, maritime disaccord in this region would worsen considerably. if both side of the gulf of aden were to become launch for potentially terrorist attacks, it is possible that ship operators would demand a much higher level of naval protection. if that was not forthcoming, they may seek alternative routes which would add to the cost of boast finished goods -- both finished goods and raw material including oil and gas. economic development will crowd out islamist extremism as effectively as it will undermine piracy. once again, mr. chairman, thank you for the opportunity to be here today. i'm happy to answer any questions you might have. >> thank you very much for your
itself is basically a troublesome prospect, whether you are in africa or china or india or others. so the bigger picture is a combination of dealing with the substantive challenges that the u.s. and europe and japan face, but also a sense about what role they would play in shaping this future international system that does, as everybody here working on development knows, have some incredible opportunities. one does not have to look at gloom and doom in this. africa has grown an average of about 5% for a decade. there's lots of opportunities there. we have private capital growing. china has grown 9.9%. it depends how you look at the world, but there are great opportunities, but they have to be seized, and we have to figure out how developed and emerging markets were together in a different way than they did in the past. bob, another news item getting a lot of justified attention is the food crisis in eastern africa, where 11 million people are at some risk in the current drought. this is everything from research on seats, including different conditions of climate change and drought and
in status. >> reporter: the raid is big news in india, where most of unva's 2,000 students come from. an indian advocacy group based in d.c. came on campus to investigate. >> students are scared, not only students. there are at least a lot of parents back home crying and calling us, because they sent their kids here for their dreams. >> reporter: as students and their advocates continue to ask questions, classes appear to be going on as normal. while federal immigration agents were mum on what they were looking for, the school's chancellor provided a few clues about the raid. >> the warrants included many items, such as computer hardware equipment and paper documentation, which were all subsequently taken into government control. we were told they would be returned early next week after they were copied. >> reporter: the university of northern virginia was founded in 1998. jane watrel, news4. >> unva has 30 days to show that it's complying with federal regulations for administering student visas. >>> coming up tonight, a report on some metro bruce drivers who broke the rules and got
by as federal agents carried out their work. >> lots of students are coming from india to getting their visa on u.s. embassy on the basis of unva. >> reporter: but you went to school? >> yes. we attend regular classes and attend exams and all the things. i don't know what is the problem. >> reporter: in a statement, a spokesperson for immigrations and customs enforcement said, "today officials from i.c.e. served university of northern virginia officials with a notice of intent to withdraw unva's authorization to admit foreign students." jackie benson, "news 4 today." . >>> a potential prifry breach at a local school. officials at prince william county schools are investigating a theft of a hard drive that contains student information. it disappeared from glenkirk elementary school in shinesville. it included students' names, addresses, and grades, but does not include social security numbers. parents are being notified, and school officials will be available next monday and tuesday to answer questions from studen parents about the possible theft. >>> the parents of two men held in iran hope
are used to this in the united states, but in china and india, if we have not had this information. this information can lead to some of the panic and volatility situations. rather than try to control prices, which is not going to work, it makes sense to focus on those most vulnerable and most in need tariff one of the things we started to learn at the bank after the 1997 financial crisis in east asia and latin america is that the macro economics to about -- stability was not enough. if you could lose a generation that you do not have the appropriate food and nutrition. literally a generation, because it could affect the potential of children to reach potential. we have been working with developing countries at different stages of development on basic safety net programs. just to give you one, the people know pretty well, mexico started something, conditional programs. they go to the 15% most needy and on the condition that people send their children to school and people get health checkups, probably doing more for women's health that in mexico than anything else in the history of
no compromise. now if it's interesting, it's happening right now, beginning in india, three separate bomb blasts hit the evening rush hour in mumbai. 21 people are dead, dozens more are injuried. but those numbers are expected to go way up. president obama now weighing in as well, saying in a statement that he has seen the strength and resilience of the indian people firsthand and has no doubt india will overcome what he terms, quote, unquote, these deplorable terrorist attacks. >> order! order! order! >> furor inform britain's house of commons over the tabloid phone hacking controversy. today, the widening scandal forced news corp to pull out of its bid to take over bskyb. this amaid allegations that murdoch's papers illegally eavesdropped and bribed police. emotional burial today for the half brother of afghanistan's president, hamid karzai. climbed into the grave. you can see him going in there now where his brother, his half brother, ahmed wali karzai being laid to rest. a long trusted security guard pulled a pistol on ahmad w karzai on monday and was shot by other guards standing around. >>
. hair divas, from india, women cut off. used to make high-end wigs and weaves. the hair can go to big buck on the black market. >>> 16 vegetarian customers sue for mistakenly serving them meat. the group ordered vegetable is a moes samosis and got meat samosis instead. the group is trying to recover the cost of the trip to india where they dipped themselves in the gaungese river to cleanse their souls because of eating the meat. >> if i were asitic i would say they're suing for the cost of their trip. >> let me say one thing, because i love -- you can tell with the first bite whether it's a vegetable or meat -- >> first bite, say, hold on, guys. >> this is not the -- because it's literally, huge chunks of ground up lamb. a little different than potatoes and peas. >> yeah. >>> coming up next on "american morning," interviewing for a job? be careful which post on facebook, we'll talk to the head the company that does social media background checks for prospective employees. >> fascinating. friends posts pictures of you doing tequila shots? they see that, too. >>> and 35 minutes past the
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